Feb 14, 2013 4:00pm EST
bill clinton and richard nixon. the recently declassified letters showed the two developed a friendship. before he passed away, nixon advised clinton on foreign affairs, particularly those with russia. the documents are part of an exhibit opening friday at the nixon presidential library, marking the 100th anniversary of his birth. >>> new york city mayor michael bloomberg is calling for a ban on styrofoam. he made the announcement this afternoon during the state of the city address. mayor bloomberg says this is part of a bigger plan to double recycling by 2013. bloomberg says the plastic foam makes up about 20,000 tons of the city's waste each year. >>> as rome prepares for the upcoming conclave to elect a new pope, there are new details about pope benedict xvi's day- to-day listening when he re -- living when he retires at the end of the month. danielle nottingham has more from the vatican. >> reporter: the vatican has revealed that pope benedict's closest aide will remain as his private secretary and will also run the new pope's household
Feb 11, 2013 4:00pm EST
this afternoon handed out one of the military's highest honors. he awarded the metal of honor to clinton romatia. he was among about 50 u.s. troops that came under attack by hundreds oh of taliban fighters in 2009. officials say he risked his life to lead overs to safety and recovered the bodies of fallen soldiers. >>> in today's health watch researchers are examining a new pill that may be able to slim down your waistline. it reverses obesity and diabetes. it's been used the treat canker sores in the u.s.. it was tested on mice. researchers say more study is needed. >>> a new study out today confirms what we've known for some time. americans are eating too much salt. many prepackaged foods are now getting healthier. >> arnold tries to keep salt out of his diet but facts should be apparent not easy. >> when i go in the super market i look at the package and is sodium. if the sodium is high i don't buy the food. >> packaged and restaurant foods are to blame for 80% of the salts in our diet. 21 food companies joined leaders in new york city to announce they lowered salt in their products. >> the e
Feb 19, 2013 4:00pm EST
street at pratt. wilkens at caton avenue. and pulaski at clinton road. as far as delay goes, traveling on the west side inner loop, that's been a steady delay most of the afternoon so far. delays continue 95 to security boulevard. and if you're traveling on the top side inner loop, that's just crawling along there, from the jones calls expressway. traffic still moving at 30 miles an hour. let's take a live look. you can see, we definitely have a slowdown there. and another look. not as bad there. but things beginning to slow down there at baltimore national pike. this traffic report is brought to you by the cochran firm. if you or someone you know has suffered a personal injury, call 1800 of the firm or strz them online for your free consultation. back to you. >>> a texas family welcomes four bouncing baby boys. but they are not technically quadruplets. doctors say the brothers are actually two sets of identical twins. doctors say the odds of this kind of birth are 1 in 70 million. the parents, already feeling lucky, have picked out their names.